CERG Description

The goal of the Civic Engagement Research Group (CERG) is to provide an evidence base that informs the design of policies and programs that promote the development of citizens for an effective, just, and humane democratic society.

The Civic Potential of Video Games
by Joseph Kahne, Ellen Middaugh, Chris Evans
June 1, 2009
The Civic Potential of Video Games, focuses solely on the civic dimensions of video game play among youth. Although it shares some text and findings with the “Teens, Video Games, and Civics” report, it provides a more detailed discussion of the relevant research on civics and gaming.